Brighton, Bristol, Leicester, London, Manchester, Nottingham, Oxford
About this course

This course will teach you how to respond to anything from a minor injury to an emergency situation - a skill that is vital in the fitness industry, whether you are self employed or work for a gym. This Emergency First Aid in the Workplace qualification will be valid for 3 years from the day of your certification.

The benefits of taking this course

  • You'll become more employable
  • You'll be qualified for 3 years
  • You'll have unparalleled student support to help you along your way

This course is part of the Advanced Diploma in Personal Training.

Course details

This is a short course with a mixture of theory and practical work. 

Format: Classroom-based study 

Duration: 1 day or 2 evenings 

What you need to do this course
  • Students must be aged 16 or above
  • No formal qualification required.
What you will qualify with
  • YMCA Awards Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work
  • 10 CIMSPA points
What you will learn

This Emergency in First Aid course is a vital accompaniment to an instructor's portfolio. This course will be train you to deal with an emergency situation. Lessons include:

  • Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
  • How to conduct a scene survey
  • How to conduct a casualty survey
  • First aid for a choking casualty
  • First aid for an unresponsive casualty
  • How to put a casualty in the recover position
  • How to perform CPR (cardio pulmonary resuscitation)
  • Identifying and managing casualties with external bleeding, shock, minor burns and scalds.
How you are assessed

You will be assessed on the day of your course. 

  • Worksheet
  • Questions
Location and dates





Start date
Tuesday 19 Oct 21
End date
Thursday 21 Oct 21
Start date
Tuesday 22 Mar 22
End date
Thursday 24 Mar 22


Start date
Wednesday 7 Jul 21
9.00am - 5.00pm



How to book

Call us on 0203 944 2533 (Local rate) to book your course or fill out our request a call back form.

Payment options

We accept debit or credit cards over the phone or in person at our London head office. Our office is open 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday. This course will need to be paid in full.

Special offer

3 for £350 on selected CPD courses. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion. Terms and conditions apply.